'''Nine Inch Nails''' (abbreviated '''NIN'''; stylized as '''NIИ''') is an American industrial rock
band, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor
. As its main producer (music)|producer
, singer, songwriter, and instrumentalist, Reznor is the only official member of the group and remains solely responsible for its direction.
Nine Inch Nails' music straddles a wide range of genres. After recording a new album, Reznor usually assembles Nine Inch Nails live performances|a live band
to perform with him. The touring band features a revolving lineup that often rearranges songs to fit a live setting. On stage, Nine Inch Nails often employs visual elements to accompany performances, which frequently include light shows.
audiences warmly received Nine Inch Nails in its early years. Reznor produced several highly influential records in the 1990s that achieved...